The Lima Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Latin America Readers) (Paperback)

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The Lima Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Latin America Readers) (Paperback)

By Carlos Aguirre (Editor)

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Covering more than 500 years of history, culture, and politics, The Lima Reader seeks to capture the many worlds and many peoples of Peru's capital city, featuring a selection of primary sources that consider the social tensions and cultural heritages of the "City of Kings.
Carlos Aguirre is Professor of History at the University of Oregon and the author of The Criminals of Lima and Their Worlds: The Prison Experience, 1850-1935, also published by Duke University Press. Charles F. Walker is Professor of History, Director of the Hemispheric Institute on the Americas, and MacArthur Foundation Endowed Chair in International Human Rights at the University of California, Davis, and the author of Shaky Colonialism: The 1746 Earthquake-Tsunami in Lima, Peru, and Its Long Aftermath and Smoldering Ashes: Cuzco and the Creation of Republican Peru, 1780-1840, both also published by Duke University Press.
Product Details ISBN: 9780822363484
ISBN-10: 0822363488
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication Date: April 28th, 2017
Pages: 296
Language: English
Series: Latin America Readers